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It's hard to remember a time when Lollapalooza, the festival, was not part of American pop culture, and since the last time it landed stateside, it's expanded to include stops in Santiago, Chile and…   Read Story »
Synthpop greats New Order have been making the late-night rounds on their most recent American reunion tour, to the point where it's entirely possible that Bernard Sumner didn't get this many chances…   Read Story »
Last weekend, the Manchester synthpop gods New Order, reactivated but without estranged cantankerous-genius bassist Peter Hook, played the first of two Coachella weekend. They'll be back again this…   Read Story »
Looking back it's almost hard to believe. Three members of the quintessential post-punk band choose to carry on after the suicide of their lead singer and bandleader only to become dancefloor…   Read Story »
New Order's 2005 album Waiting For The Sirens' Call isn't anywhere near anybody's list of favorite New Order albums, but the LP does hold a certain historical significance. It's the band's last album…   Read Story »
Electro mood-generators Chromatics, who made one of the best albums of this year, have continued their ridiculously productive streak, dropping a brand-new cover of New Order's wistful synthpop…   Read Story »
It was a dawn of a new age for New Order as they landed stateside to perform without original bassist Peter Hook but saw the welcome return of Gillian Gilbert on synthesizers with new addition Tom…   Read Story »
In 1985, New Order released a song dedicated to Ian Curtis, the iconic singer who fronted their previous outfit. Titled "Elegia," the track appeared on the Low-Life LP in five-minute form. 27 years…   Read Story »
The latest issue of Mojo comes with a CD of various different bands covering songs from New Order's beyond-awesome 1983 New Order album Power, Corruption & Lies, as well as the singles from that era…   Read Story »
The new year's newest Mojo features New Order on the cover and a covers comp of the band's Power, Corruption & Lies. Tackling tracks from the '83 LP (along with "Blue Monday" and b-sides) are…   Read Story »